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The actual amount of alcohol you need to drink in a session for it to be classified as binge drinking varies depending on who you ask, but the standard definition is approx. 8 units of alcohol (around 3 pints of strong beer), and 2-3 units of alcohol for women (around two large glasses of wine) consumed in a brief period of time.
However, these numbers are far from accurate, and in the real world, binge drinking is better defined by the intensity of drunkenness than the quantity of alcohol. The…

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In general, these children are at greater danger for having emotional problems than children whose parents are not alcoholics. Alcohol addiction runs in households, and children of alcoholic s are four times more likely than other children to become alcoholic s themselves.

A child being raised by a parent or caretaker who is suffering from alcohol abuse may have a variety of conflicting emotions that have to be resolved to derail any future issues. Since they can not go to their own parents…

5 minute read

The actual amount of alcohol you need to drink in a session for it to be labeled as binge drinking varies depending on who you ask, but the everyday definition is approximately eight units of alcohol (around three pints of strong beer), and 2-3 units of alcohol for women (around two large glasses of wine) ingested in a short period of time.
These numbers are far from accurate, and in the real world, binge drinking is better defined by the level of intoxication than the quantity of alcohol. The…